Small gold ring, set with a glass gem inlaid with gold. The hoop is formed of beaded wire with two gold globules at the shoulders. The gem setting is plain and circular, and contains a flat green glass inlaid in fine gold wire with a pattern of four outward-facing peltae. A tiny depression in the centre implies a central dot of gold which is now lost.  There may be slight traces of wear on the outside of the hoop.

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1981,0201.21

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Small gold ring, set with a glass gem inlaid with gold. The hoop is formed of beaded wire with two gold globules at the shoulders. The gem setting is plain and circular, and contains a flat green glass inlaid in fine gold wire with a pattern of four outward-facing peltae. A tiny depression in the centre implies a central dot of gold which is now lost. There may be slight traces of wear on the outside of the hoop.

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  • Small gold ring, set with a glass gem inlaid with gold. The hoop is formed of beaded wire with two gold globules at the shoulders. The gem setting is plain and circular, and contains a flat green glass inlaid in fine gold wire with a pattern of four outwa

    Full: Front

  • Small gold ring, set with a glass gem inlaid with gold. The hoop is formed of beaded wire with two gold globules at the shoulders. The gem setting is plain and circular, and contains a flat green glass inlaid in fine gold wire with a pattern of four outward-facing peltae. A tiny depression in the centre implies a central dot of gold which is now lost.  There may be slight traces of wear on the outside of the hoop.

    Full: Front

  • Small gold ring, set with a glass gem inlaid with gold. The hoop is formed of beaded wire with two gold globules at the shoulders. The gem setting is plain and circular, and contains a flat green glass inlaid in fine gold wire with a pattern of four outwa

    Full: Front

  • Small gold ring, set with a glass gem inlaid with gold. The hoop is formed of beaded wire with two gold globules at the shoulders. The gem setting is plain and circular, and contains a flat green glass inlaid in fine gold wire with a pattern of four outwa

    Full: Front

  • COMPASS Title: Gold rings from the Thetford treasure

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  • Rings from the Thetford Treasure.

    Group of Objects